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Unable to run python script via Autosys.


Article ID: 185723


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CA Workload Automation AE - Business Agents (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation AE - System Agent (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation AE - Scheduler (AutoSys) Workload Automation Agent CA Workload Automation AE


Unable to run Python script via Autosys, getting error as below in spool file.

Mon Feb 24 15:40:02 2020 CAWA_I_20022 Process created with pid: 3276

Mon Feb 24 15:40:02 2020 CAWA_I_20018 Job failed. Exit code 2, Status: "The system cannot find the file specified."


Release : 11.3 plus verisons.

Component : CA Workload Automation AE (AutoSys)


The cause might be the python executable is not defined in the jil of the job.

command: python "D\\:\ Programs\D365\" --url "http\\path"


You might have to mention fully qualified python executable and pass the script and args which is as below.

command: c:\python\bin\python.exe "D\\:\ Programs\D365\" --url "http\\path"

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